Stearns Collection Item Detail

k-bang k-bang

Name of Instrument: k-bang k-bang

Maker / Brand:

Stearns Catalog #: 2620

Country of Origin: Liberia

Region of Origin: Africa

Instrument Category: Membranophone

Date of Fabrication:

Location: MEM DD 2

Description: This Drum was collected by Leo Sarkisian in Liberia. Leo Sarkisian is Voice of America (VOA) Broadcaster and Writer in Washington, D.C. and former Director for Ethnic Recordings, Tempo International, Hollywood, CA. In Africa, Leo is known as VOA's Music Man.

The Leo Sarkisian Collection